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School Stories

Stories and Information on local schools and students

Local Parents Invited to “Speak Up”
3 years ago

Local Parents Invited to “Speak Up”

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Local Carlsbad schools invite parents to participate in Speak Up, a national online research project facilitated by the nonprofit Project Tomorrow, which gives parents and staff the opportunity to share …
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Poinsettia Elementary Hosts Mobile Dairy
3 years ago

Poinsettia Elementary Hosts Mobile Dairy

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Poinsettia Elementary School welcomed two farm animals to campus recently for their Mobile Dairy Classroom assembly. Lila the cow and Tumbleweed the calf visited the school, along with Mr. Steven …
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Local Student Recieves Health Care Scholarship
3 years ago

Local Student Recieves Health Care Scholarship

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Rebekah Chung, a local Carlsbad resident, recently won a scholarship towards her interests in the health care field. She was among twelve students who were awarded in the joint scholarship …
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Local Elementary School PTA Successfully Revives Canceled Art Program
3 years ago

Local Elementary School PTA Successfully Revives Canceled Art Program

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For the Love of Art 

Art celebrates individual creativity and expression, and for the students and PTA at Poinsettia Elementary, that is worth fighting for. When the school’s Visual Arts …
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On the Road to Stardom
3 years ago

On the Road to Stardom

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Named after the legendary Broadway entertainer, the Ben Vereen Awards honor talented high school theater students from across San Diego and Tucson.These high school students compete for the coveted Southwest …
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LCC Newspaper Takes Home Second Place Award at Journalism Convention
4 years ago

LCC Newspaper Takes Home Second Place Award at Journalism Convention

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MavLife’s Achievement

The students at La Costa Canyon High School (LCC) have continued to make strives with their school’s publication, MavLife and their hard work has paid off. MavLife was …
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Carlsbad Distinguished Schools
4 years ago

Carlsbad Distinguished Schools

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Every year the California Department of Education designates a group of schools with the California Distinguished Schools status. This year Carlsbad Unified’s Hope Elementary School was recognized as one of …
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Go Lancer Dancers
4 years ago

Go Lancer Dancers

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Carlsbad High School’s Varsity Dance Team, the Lancer Dancers, took second place in the 2014 Universal Dance Association’s (UDA) National Championships, the most prestigious dance competition in the nation for …
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2014 Mavericks Spring Sports Preview
4 years ago

2014 Mavericks Spring Sports Preview

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Mavericks in the spring look to continue to compete for both Avocado West and CIF Championships. Boys volleyball, girls track and field, and gymnastics all captured CIF titles in 2013, …
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Pacific Academy Students Receive Superior  Academic and Emotional Preparation for College
5 years ago

Pacific Academy Students Receive Superior Academic and Emotional Preparation for College

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[heading]by:  AMY LEHRER[/heading]

Enrolling in a quality college preparatory school enhances students’ chances of attaining the academic and emotional preparation needed to succeed at the university level. Students at Pacific …
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